AUGUSTA, GA – February 18, 2015 – Surging demand for IT management and security solutions has led EDTS, a regional IT services company specializing in managed IT services, network security, and advanced infrastructure for Southeastern businesses, to add IT sales professionals Jonathan Bolt and Peter Franklin III as Account Executives on its rapidly growing team.
A native of Anderson, South Carolina and long-time Upstate resident, Mr. Bolt brings several years of business-to-business sales experience and customer service and support roles with organizations including Robert Half Technology and TJS Incorporated. A graduate of the University of South Carolina – Aiken with a B.A. degree, he is a former collegiate and professional baseball player, and has taught various subjects at both the high school and middle school levels. Mr. Bolt will be based out of the Upstate, South Carolina office of EDTS.
Augusta native and current Martinez, Georgia resident Peter Franklin III brings nearly seven years of professional sales experience in both IT services and medical device segments to EDTS. He attended East Georgia College and joins EDTS after previously working with both Ricoh Americas Corporation and Uromatrix Medical. Mr. Franklin will be based out of the EDTS office in Augusta, GA.
In their new roles with EDTS, Mr. Bolt and Mr. Franklin will provide sales and client development support for EDTS customers across the organization’s growing Southeastern footprint.
“Jonathan and Peter bring tremendous customer service and sales performance credentials to our organization, and they are dynamic and customer-focused professionals,” said Charles Johnson, EDTS CEO. “We continue to seek out and hire the top talent available, and these gentlemen are further examples of that strategy. We welcome them both to the EDTS family.”
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Founded in 1999, EDTS has over 50 professionals serving clients 24/7/365 across the Southeast from offices in Augusta, GA and Columbia and Greenville, SC. A full service technology consulting firm, EDTS specializes in networking, security and managed IT services for business. The firm helps customers increase productivity and reduce cost associated with information technology. EDTS was recently named to the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America for the fifth consecutive year, and honored as one of the fastest-growing companies in South Carolina on multiple lists. Visit them at www.edtsolutions.com.